Letters

LETTER: Saanich councillor muzzled

“Me Too” highlights the abuses to women are not only physical. Men…

  • Sep 27, 2020

LETTER: Article on police shooting lacks context

This letter focuses on one section of the article, Police board offers…

  • Sep 26, 2020

LETTER: Democracy at stake in U.S. election

I Implore all fellow Canadians who know Americans to remind them how…

  • Sep 26, 2020
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LETTER: Artists create divisiveness

Concerning the artists that added the acronym “ACAB” to a work despite…

  • Sep 26, 2020

LETTER: Cannabis shop’s name offensive to Buddhist

I am writing to object to the application of a cannabis business…

  • Sep 25, 2020

Think big, not small in this election

Reader says not voting means you will not have any say in how you are governed

  • Sep 21, 2020

Letter: Kudos offered for keeping Sidney waterfront area clean

I am a member of the North Saanich Rod and Gun Club.…

  • Sep 20, 2020

Letter: Climate change among the world’s major worries right now

There’s a small island, Lesbos, off the coast of Greece that has…

  • Sep 19, 2020

LETTER: Victoria council members should resign over Centennial Square camping decision

Residents implored to remember how councillors voted for this issue come election time

  • Sep 18, 2020

LETTER: Sidney could become a leader in COVID safety

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  • Sep 13, 2020

LETTER: Safety in eye of the beholder

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  • Sep 12, 2020

LETTER: Invest in higher education to help Island communities recover from COVID-19

Island faculty, union leaders call on government for more post-secondary funding

  • Sep 11, 2020

LETTER: COVID can carry long-term health concerns

We are told every night how many are newly infected, how many…

  • Sep 8, 2020

Letter: Community’s landscaping works a treat for Oak Bay residents

A huge bravo to Jacques Sirois and others who are clearing the…

  • Sep 7, 2020

Letter: Criminal element of street population ruining city

The acts of violence and other criminal activity are getting out of…

  • Sep 7, 2020

LETTER: Calming nerves during COVID testing

I would like to offer my thanks to all the folks working…

  • Sep 7, 2020

Letter: Sympathy voiced for Peninsula restaurant operators

I am wondering how restaurants in Sidney and North Saanich will survive…

  • Sep 7, 2020

LETTERS: Lagoon a gift of natural beauty

I just returned from the Esquimalt Lagoon. I go there at least…

  • Sep 6, 2020

LETTER: Saanich council out of order

As I enter my 25th year of attending Saanich council meetings, the…

  • Sep 6, 2020

LETTER: Sidney has taken pandemic seriously

In the Aug 27 edition of the PNR, Denny Warner, executive director…

  • Sep 6, 2020